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DENIED. Now What?

Category: Employment, Wrongful Termination Claims

In the first sentence of the denial letter, it will say something like:  "Based on the eivdence you provided, you are not disabled under our rules."  Then it will list the medical records received.

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Reopening Decisions When You Apply More than Once

Category: Disability, Disability

Many (many) people file; then get denied; then give up. They wait a year or more; then file again - or, wonder whether they should.  They wonder how that original claim affects things.

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Appeal When A Claim Is Approved, But Benefits Start Later Than Expected

Category: Disability, Disability

Frequently, claims will be approved early; but, for whatever reason, the Agency does not go back to the first date the claimant was unable to work.

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Close to 62 years old; Still Working; Physically Unable to Continue,Concerned For Financial Survival

Category: Social Security Disability

Many people nearing age 62 stop working because they are physically unable to keep working but file for Retirement Benefits and not Disability Benefits.

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I Won SSDI - How do I get paid?

Category: Social Security Disability, Social Security Disability

There are many benefit Payment Processing Centers across the Country. The one you get is based upon where you were born when your SSN was established.  They are further divided by age groups.

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My Two Cents: Social Security Legislation

Category: Social Security Disability, Social Security Disability

The Critics of the Social Security Disability System do not know what it means to be truly poor.

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Age Is (and should be) Considered for Social Security Disability

Category: Social Security Disability, Social Security Disability

Anyone over age 50 knows that if they lose their job for any reason, the chances of finding another are much smaller  than someone in their 20's (or 30's or 40's).

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Psychological Disorders (Depression, Anxiety) & Social Security

Category: Social Security Disability, Social Security Disability

I'm Not Crazy - It's my Neurotransmitters - Here's how you may qualify for Social Security Disability benefits.

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Unsuccessful Work Attempts: What Happens if You Work While Your Claim is Pending.

Category: Disability, Disability

People I meet for the first time often want to know what will happen if they go back to work. They say they worry because they don't want to hurt their case.

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Biggest Mistakes #3 - Or, "The SSA: Who are those guys?"

Category: Disability, Disability

If you don't know who they are, you will never know how to deal with them. The SSA has several different branches.  The Field Offices provide dire

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